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Mar 16, 2013 11:30pm EDT
are going to choose an energy future that doesn't just look at the energy source of the past but also looks at the energy sources of tomorrow. and addresses climate change in a serious way. and, you know, some people remarked that, you know, i looked -- had a little more pep in my step in the inauguration and the state of the union, and i have to tell you, it wasn't because i was off the campaign trail because nothing energizes me interacting with the american people day in and day out. the reason is i felt like this was a vision, if we can get it implemented, really would allow america to take off. our economy is recovering. it is resilient. but it not yet where it need to be. we've got millions of people who are still out of work or underemployed. we've still got businesses that could be thriving if we're able to make sure washington doesn't engage in self-induced crises. we'll have a lot of work to do. let's face it, there's still a lot of divisions and arguments here in washington. doing our h we are very west to reach out to the other side, and i think there's a genuine desire on the p
Mar 16, 2013 1:20pm EDT
. the energy to power an american renaissance is right below our feet. west virginia is blessed with abundant natural resources, and more than that, an army of great men and women willing to extract it. pursuing environmental policy is based on unproven science is the wrong path -- policies based on unproven science is the wrong path. [applause]finally, at home i'm working to empower students by detailing the bureaucracy that has prohibited positive education reform for decades. revitalization is predicated on leadership. the societal problems dragging our country down are not new. they are magnified during economic downturn. as conservatives, we have to lead by example. my mother always told me, you can't stop through legislation. it has to come from the heart. the westery day in virginia legislature to impart the tenets of servitude as him to everyone who has been tasked to lead my great state. you'd be surprised how much have in common with people, even when they're on the other side of the aisle. west virginia is on the verge of greatness, and america can see a rebirth of prosperity. cons
Mar 16, 2013 2:15pm EDT
tell you how many government engine sees -- government energies are opposing it. it is your money, you are entitled to know. that should be true for every single level. it is always their money. it is impossible to understand something that is overly complex. >> we only have a couple of minutes left and i am going to start with genet. what else would you like to say to the audience? what else would you like people to think about and know as they are leaving? lastny people over the three days say we need to keep up the fight. i believe we must fight for small businesses and entrepreneurship. if we want this economy to be healthy and vibrant again -- what you want people to think about as you leave here today? >> read the book "atlast shrugggeed." parents thats had won the best for their children. think about the policies we have in place today and what that could mean to the future generation. thank you. >> we are trying to engage women. women make most decisions in health care and education. it ae trying to make virtual. one of the things we are talking about is recruiting america. let
Mar 16, 2013 4:25pm EDT
by the energy, the creativity, the sky's-the-limit approach. i visited microsoft, facebook, an apple, and each of these companies have different approaches, but they can teach us about modernizing as conservatives. my goal is to bring a little silicon valley to capitol hill. [applause] that is why i am excited to work to make sure we use technology in effective ways. one thing i have learned from these companies and these innovators is that technology alone does not make great products. great products begin with people -- eager, creative, hard- working people, great products, and great public policy begin when you search for ways to make life better, and remove the burdens that stop people from connecting. that must be our goal as conservatives. we cannot allow the democrats to continue to define us as only rich, out of touch, old- fashioned, exclusive. what kind of party is going to win elections in the future? it is going to be the party of the 100% -- one that includes all of us, men and women, every wrong on that economic ladder and every bloodline -- every rung on the economic ladder. it
Mar 16, 2013 10:45am EDT
in the welfare system. one more taxpaying productive member of society that may discover a new energy source. we need all of them. [cheers and applause] humanitarian part of the program is every bit as important as the academic part. we are a humanitarian mission. historically, we have been. many people do not know this, but socialism started as a reaction to america. people in europe with us and said, look at those americans. you have people like ford and kellogg and vendor build and rockefeller. they have so much money. and rockefeller. you need an overarching system that receives the funds and ridges to visit in an equitable way. anredistributes it in equitable way. what did they not realize? instead of the land barons of europe hoardng money and passing it down from -- hoarding and passing it down from generation to generation, they built the infrastructure of this nation. they built factories and textile mills. they built the mechanism that created the most powerful and dynamic middle-class the world has ever seen. they built universities and museums and charitable organizations because tha
Mar 16, 2013 12:20pm EDT
and losers, the more crony capitalists win, the more the rest of us lose. whether it is clean energy or free obama phones or prophylactics -- if he did not have a team of lobbyists in dc you are not at the table. you are on the menu. [applause] if mrs. thatcher with us here today she would remind as there is a big difference between being pro-business and being pro-free market. for we, the people, to break out of the cronyism. [applause] that includes in these resource- rich states. they arens know that not owned by the big multinational conglomerates and monopolies. they are owned by the people. to not let them own you. you have a right for those resources to be developed for our use. and in the top-down approach in dc needs changing our top-down political process. the next election is 20 months away. now is the time to furlough the consultants. if we truly know what we believe we do not need professionals to tell us. [applause] if we truly seek to know the hearts and minds of the american people there is no substitute from going out and asking them, being one of them with real- world exper
Mar 17, 2013 5:00am EDT
study committee discusses the congressional debate over spending and taxes, energy policy, and the committee's opposition to a carbon tax. is makers, today at :00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. eastern on c-span. >> and more private first lady, elizabeth monroe refused to continue the tradition of making social calls. she spoke french and by the white house and gained a reputation of being queenly by her critics. we will explore her relationship with her husband and close relationship with louisa catherine adams, who is the only first lady born outside the u.s. ban see the complex relationship with her mother-in- law, former first lady abigail adams. we will include your questions and comments, live, monday night at 9:00 eastern on c-span and c- span three and c-span radio and >> at the conservative political action conference, annor,, ms. -- columnist coulter talked about why conservative is the only thing they has to ensure future electoral victories. question andnd a answer session are about 20 minutes. ♪ sandman" plays] >> thank you. thank you. thank you. some of you
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